Mon.Jan 27, 2020

Why Gamification for Onboarding/New Hire Training Works

Dashe & Thomson

The first, and perhaps most important, outcome of new hire training is an employee who feels integrated into the team and believes that their role has purpose. To develop a sense of welcome and value, a new employee needs to experience the part they will play in the bigger story. A gamification approach works in an employee onboarding program because it allows a new employee to begin exploring a day-in-the-life of a new role on day one. Gamification New Hire Training

The proof is finally here: Training is a critical revenue generator.


Whenever I think about the historic challenges around measuring results in the learning and development (L&D) space, my brain always wanders to the world of advertising. Back in the 1960’s Mad Men era, brands had no choice but to place their faith in a creative concept and their dollars into print, radio or television execution. … Continued. The post The proof is finally here: Training is a critical revenue generator. appeared first on Axonify. Modern Training

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Webinar: Rockstar Solutions to Help Solve 2020 Training Challenges

eLearning Brothers

What are your training goals for this year? In our roundup of eLearning trends for 2020 , we noted that many organizations are moving toward shorter, more engaging content, whether that’s in the form of microlearning, gamification, or more videos. eLearning eLearning templates off-the-shelf courseware elearning games training arcade

Decoding Social Learning: How Collaboration Works in the Workplace

CommLab India

Social learning has long been part of informal workplace training. Explore how social learning can be integrated with corporate training. eLearning Design Social Learning

Paycor CFO Survey: The State of American Business in 2021

In Paycor’s latest survey, more than 2,000 Finance and HR leaders told us about their plans for 2021. Download the survey for actionable insights and tips.

Understanding Anchors in Augmented Reality Experiences

Learning Solutions Magazine

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How Your eLearning Curriculum Impacts Your LMS Implementation Success

Dan Keckan

Often, learners tend to get driven away from effectively using your LMS, because of poorly structured content. At the end of the day, content is what matters to the learners, and the learning curriculum decides the level of interest a learner shows in the content. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Learning Management Systems eLearning Development Best Practices eLearning eBooks Employee Training Learning Management System Implementation Training Needs Analysis

Using an LXP to Fix Learning Gaps in Customer and Channel Partner Education

Origin Fractal LXP

If you have some knowledge about the desktop publishing industry, you would know how important QuarkXPress was in the 80s and 90s. A skilled user of Quark could command a handsome salary and the product simply stood unopposed and was the backbone of the industry. In 2001, Apple released OSX, this was a defining moment and literally the beginning of the demise of Quark. The makers of Quark refused to create a version of the product compatible with OSX.

The 15-Minute Guide for Teachers on Getting Started with Moodle

iSpring Solutions

Moodle is a platform for online learning that enables you to create e-courses, add assignments, and keep an eye on… Read More. How-to Tools

eBook Release: Power Employee Onboarding Using A Learning Experience Platform (LXP)

Dan Keckan

What does the future hold for implementing successful onboarding that grasps the attention of your employees? Learning Experience Platforms come into play and guarantee to make learning experiences extraordinary! This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Employee Engagement eLearning eBooks Employee Motivation Employee Onboarding Personalized Learning

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9 Warning Signs Your Employees Need Language Training

Most global companies are diverse in perspectives, backgrounds, and yes, language. Language barriers can compound existing communication problems, often resulting in business losses. Learn the 9 warning signs your employees need language training today!

How Does Gamification Improve Engagement?

Digitec Interactive

From Ted Talks, to business meetings, to classrooms, many people are discussing the question of how gamification improves engagement. Whether you’re looking to apply a new learning strategy, or just curious about the subject, you’ve likely asked the question yourself. And to start the process of appropriately answering it, let’s unpack what gamification even is. What is Gamification? Gamification is the process of applying gaming elements into non-game contexts.

The Double-Edged Sword That Is Learning Technologies

Dan Keckan

Human nature seeks out quick fixes, and technology is the latest sought after quick fix. Learning is no exception. Practitioners are desperate for business validation often turning to and focusing on technology, and it's making things worse. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Emerging Technologies Corporate Learning And Development Educational Technology Educational Technology Tools eLearning Development Best Practices

Windows 7 End of Support is Here—3 Reasons to Upgrade to Windows 10


The deadline has come and gone—on Jan. 14, 2020, Microsoft officially ended support for the Windows 7 operating system. The company will no longer provide bug fixes, critical security patches, updates, or other support. Considering the number of PCs worldwide still running Windows 7 or older versions—about 200 million or 1 in 5 PCs, according to estimates from ZDNet’s Ed Bott 2 —the conclusion of Windows 7 mainstream support should be cause for concern.

Creating Robust Programs To Retain Top Talent

Dan Keckan

Strategies that accentuate the personal traits of high potentials are needed to be included in leadership development program. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Employee Performance eLearning eBooks Employee Training Leadership Development Leadership Training Professional Development

The Ins and Outs of Connecting Technologies in a Modern Learning Ecosystem

Speaker: TJ Seabrooks, former CEO at Rustici Software

Have you ended up with a collection of content inputs and data outputs that might be hard to wrangle? If your organization uses multiple LMSs and has content coming from many different places, or you’re heading in this direction, this webinar is for you.

8 Best LMS Options to Enable Online Course Creation for your Employees

Hurix Digital

Irrespective of the industry, employee training is an integral part of almost every organization. Whether it is software, IT, education or a government institution, employees need training on an ongoing basis to be well informed, productive and survive in today’s competitive global market.

5 Things to Look For When Choosing A WordPress Membership Theme


There are many impressive membership websites that are beautiful and make you long for the same professional appearance. But the real question is what’s the best WordPress membership theme to achieve your membership goals? The impressive sites you’ve seen are exquisitely designed, but they’re also effective at converting visitors and bringing in solid recurring revenue,… Creating Membership Sites

Learning Measurement Workshop Schedule Announced!


Performitiv is pleased to announce its 1-Day Learning Measurement Workshops are back for 2020! The 2019 workshops were a huge success where participants gleaned insights into collecting evidence of learning impact. The workshops are collaborative, interactive and provide relevant, real-world tools to show the value or learning and quantify impact in practical yet credible ways. In 2020 Performitiv is bringing the workshops to three cities.

Sharing is Caring: Why CloudShare is a Better Option for Ravello Customers than Oracle


The time is coming soon for Oracle Ravello customers to make a choice. Stick with the status quo and take the risk of an expensive future, or actually make a decision and choose a real alternative. In May 2020, Oracle’s Ravello service is reaching its end of life , with users getting the option to move to Oracle Cloud.

The Pro’s Guide To Getting The Best ROI From Your New LMS

You need a Learning Management System when your courses and training programs need to be accessible online. Quickly build the perfect business case and easily determine which LMS will provide the best return on investment you need with this how-to eBook!

Flexibly Support Each Learner with Instructional Scaffolding | OttoLearn


Build instructional scaffolding into your adaptive microlearning to provide each learner with the support they need

Interactive Games for Training Sessions


Follow Follow Follow. Do you know how to make a lecture interactive? Employee training is a necessary tool for success, but that doesn’t always mean that your lectures are stimulating or exciting. . If you’re looking for ways to create more engaging lectures, there are several techniques and technologies you can use. Read on to discover some simple strategies that will help you create a training program that engages and interests your employees.

The Exciting Impact of Digital Transformation on Professional Development

WBT Systems

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Strategies To Reskill The Global Workforce: LTG Launches New White Paper

Dan Keckan

The white paper consolidates extensive research to identify 5 seismic forces that are disrupting the global workplace, as well as practical advice on how to overcome these concerns. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

Use Chaos to Build a Stronger Organization

Speaker: Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer & Managing Partner at Sapient Insights Group

As we look to tomorrow, it is time to ask ourselves what lessons have we learned and how do we create flexible organizations that can survive what the future holds. Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer for Sapient Insights Group, will share insights, data, and tools that are helping organizations adapt and even thrive in this difficult environment. She’ll discuss the emerging trends in the Learning technology market, and how these exciting new approaches to creating micro, adaptive, and personalized content is changing the face of workforce development while creating strong connections to business outcomes.

Building on Future Success

Engage in Learning

Introducing the customer. With seven regional operations and c.1,200 employees at locations across England. This customer creates new, sustainable communities, with a strategic focus on the south of the country. The product range encompasses two-bed starter properties through to large six-bed family homes. Blending tradition with innovation, they create quality dwellings and developments with contemporary living standards.

Learning Pool Appoint Sharon Claffey Kaliouby

Dan Keckan

Learning Pool appoints learning leader and #WomeninLearning co-founder, Sharon Claffey Kaliouby, to help guide North American expansion. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

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Python's got legs!

Learning with 'e's

Photo by Steve Wheeler No, this is not some new discovery about the evolutionary development of snakes - nor is it a reptile dysfunction. I'm referring to 2Simple Software's new offering Python In Pieces which was launched last week at the BETT Show in London. If you're a computing teacher your ears will prick up at this. Actually, if you're a teacher who's interested in anything to do with critical thinking, creativity or logical reasoning you should definitely be interested.

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Best Of 2019 Realities360 Webinar

Dan Keckan

From basic polygonal models to full human-like characters, buildings, vehicles, and even complete environments—3-D content is phenomenally cool! Learn how to use 3-D content in your own learning projects at the Best of Realities360 Webinar! This post was first published on eLearning Industry

6 Ways to Secure (More Of) a Budget for Your Customer Education Program

Whether you’re looking to kickstart or expand your customer education program, you need access to a budget. Learn how you can demonstrate the positive ROI of customer training and make the case for securing a larger budget in our latest eBook!